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The Enterprise, White Salmon, WA., July 20, 1967, page 1




Margaretha Anna Coate passed away at Hanby's Nursing Home in Hood River, Oregon on July 15, 1967. She was born to Mr. and Mrs. Christian Guler of The Dalles, Ore., on April 19, 1890.

Mrs. Coate had spent the last 2 years in Hood River due to her illness, but before that had been a resident of Trout Lake, Wash., for 75 years.

She is survived by; her husband, Charles F. Coate, a son Harvey Coate of Hood River; a daughter, Louise McCuistion of Hood River; and 3 grandchildren.

Mrs. Coate was a member of the Riverside Community Church of Hood River and a Past Master of the Order of Eastern Star. She belonged to the Horticultural Society of Klickitat County, the Historical Society in Goldendale, Wash., and was a member of the Women's Club of Trout Lake.

Services were held Tuesday morning, July 18, at 10 o'clock in the Trout Lake Presbyterian Church. Rev. Arnold Brown officiated and interment was at the Trout Lake Cemetery. Anderson Funeral Home of Hood River made the arrangements. 



The Mt. Adams Sun, Bingen, WA., July 20, 1967, page 5




Margaret Coate, 77, wife of Charles F. Coate of Trout Lake and Hood River, died Saturday July 15 in Hood River. She was born in The Dalles April 19, 1890 and had lived in Trout Lake valley since she was about two months old.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, July 18 at the Trout Lake Presbyterian Church with Rev. Arnold Brown of Hood River officiating. Burial was in the Trout Lake cemetery.

Surviving Mrs. Coate are her Charles of Hood River; a daughter Louise McCuistion of Hood River; a son, Harvey Coate of Hood River and three grandchildren.

She was a member of White Salmon Chapter OES and was a past matron; a member of the Trout Lake Women's Club, the Columbia Gorge Horticulture Society, and the Klickitat County Historical Society.

Casket bearers were: Kenneth Schmid, Edgar Knoll, Lawrence McCuistion, Paul Caryl, Ted Brown and Delbert Schmid. 



The Mt. Adams, Bingen, WA., July 20, 1967, page 3 

"Trout Lake News"


Mrs. C.F. Coate passed away at Hood River last Saturday and services were held for her at the Trout Lake Presbyterian Church, the first funeral held in the newly redone building. Mr. Coate was the daughter of Chris Guler who owned the Guler Hotel and had lived in the valley all her life until illness made them leave the farm home and they moved to Hood River to be near their daughter and son. She was buried by the side of a baby son in the local cemetery. 



The Hood River News, Hood River, OR., July 20, 1967, page 2




    Margaretha Anna Coate, a resident of Troutlake, Washington all of her life, died at the Hanby Nursing Home on July 15. Funeral services were Tuesday, July 18, at the Troutlake Presbyterian church. Rev. Arnold Brown was the officiating minister. Interment followed at the Troutlake Cemetery.     

     Mrs. Coate was born in The Dalles, April 19, 1890, to Mr. and Mrs. Christian Guler. She is survived by her husband, Charles, of Troutlake; a son, Harvey of Hood River; a daughter, Louise McCuistion of Hood River, and 3 grandchildren.       

     Mrs. Coate was affiliated with Riverside church, the Troutlake Women's Club, the Klickitat County Horticulture Society, the Goldendale Historical Society, and was Past Master of the White Salmon chapter of Eastern Star.